On Wednesday October 8th I will be presenting part of my paper “War Against Transnational Organized Crime?” at Southern Methodist University’s Dedman School of Law, Faculty Forum. The SMU Law Faculty Forum is an ongoing series of presentations of works-in-progress
On Friday February 3 and Saturday February 4th the Santa Clara Law school will host a symposium on International Humanitarian Law. I will be serving as a moderator for Panel 3. The full schedule appears below, and more information
I’ve posted to SSRN (https://bit.ly/collateraldamage1) the abstract for my piece entitled The U.S. Practice of Collateral Damage Estimation and Mitigation. Here are the details: This paper explains how the U.S. military estimates and mitigates the impact of conventional weapons on
“The Assembly of States Parties to the Rome Statute (which created the International Criminal Court) held a review conference in Kampala, Uganda, in early June 2010, including a week of negotiations resulting in the adoption of a definition of the
The Obama Administration and International Law Harold Hongju Koh Legal Adviser, U.S. Department of State Annual Meeting of the American Society of International Law Washington, DC
On February 22, at Noon I will be giving a speech at Temple University. The topic of the speech is “What to do about Guantanamo?” My remarks will focus on the challenges associated with closing the detention facility, and the
On February 10, 2010 I will be participating in a panel discussion focused on “How to Try Suspected Terrorists” sponsored by the Loyola Law School-Los Angeles International Law Society and Federalist Society chapters. .
Tomorrow there will be a fantastic event sponsored by three of my favorite organizations on a topic of great interest to me: The Federalist Society’s International Law and National Security Law Practice Group, The Foundation for the Defense of Democracies, and
Exactly one year has passed since President Obama declared he would close Guantanamo. And today, The Washington Post reports that his Department of Justice Task Force will recommend “that nearly 50 of the 196 detainees at the U.S. military prison
On Friday September 11, 2009 The Frederick K. Cox International Law Center at Case Western Reserve University School of Law will host Four Roundtables Reconciling National Security and the Rule of Law. I’m presenting on the first panel with
UPDATE: The radio show is now available for download. Click here to listen or download. Tomorrow morning from 9am-10am (Thursday July 23, 2009) I will appear for an hour on “Smart Talk” WITF-89.5FM and 93.3FM. The topic is Guantanamo, the
For those of you interested in the globalization of criminal justice, you will not want to miss this year’s World Congress of the International Association of Penal Law which will be held in Istanbul, between 20 and 27 September 2009.